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James Kasen Presents his Postlude Music

Friday, March 15, 2013, 7:30 p.m.

St. Paulís Episcopal Church

261 South 900 East, Salt Lake City

 

Jim was born and raised in Las Vegas. He began studying piano at the age of 8 and organ at 16. He served an LDS mission to the Philippines in 1975. He holds a B.M. in Organ Performance with a double major in Interpersonal Communications from Brigham Young University, a M.S.W. from the University of Utah and a M.M. in Choral Conducting from Brigham Young University.

 

While earning his masterís in choral conducting, he worked as an assistant to Mack Wilberg. It was at that time that he

began developing his compositional skills and has written for organ and for choir ever since. Jim has published

choral/organ arrangements and five volumes of organ hymn arrangements and original pieces.

 

At present, he is working at the Associate Director of Public Affairs and Guest Relations at Brigham Young University.

For the past 20 years, he has taught courses in Humanities and Communications for the University of Phoenix as an

adjunct instructor. He is presently completing volume six of Postludes and continues to direct choirs and train organists

in his LDS Stake.

 

Simon Johnson Organ Recital

Salt Lake Tabernacle on Temple Square

Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 7:30 p.m.

 

Simon Johnson, Titular Organist from St. Paulís Cathedral, London, UK will present a recital in the Salt Lake Tabernacle on Temple Square.